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This week Sepia Saturday has challenged us to post images inspired by the photo above. I recently found photos of my uncle when he was in the Kentucky Military Academ. Here’s one I just posted yesterday. To see more Sepia … Continue reading
Posted in Blogging Challenge, Sepia Saturday Tagged British, family history, History, military, military academy 4 Comments
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Bob Woodson on Eric Metaxas
Civil Rights Leader Bob Woodson speaks with Eric Metaxas about his recent projects and how to get society on track.
Posted in YouTube find Tagged Bob Woodson, change, civil rights, current events, History, hope, society Leave a comment
Word of the Week
Jacobin – (n.) the most radical and ruthless of the political groups formed in the wake of the French Revolution, and in association with Robespierre they instituted the Terror of 1793–4.
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Each week Sepia Saturday inspires bloggers with a nostalgic photo. This week’s image sent me looking for umbrellas. To see more inspired photos, click here and go to the Sepia Saturday home.
Posted in Blogging Challenge, Photograph Tagged History, nostalgia, Sepia Saturday, umbrellas 8 Comments
The Cannonball Lodged in the Wall of the Hotel de Sens — StickyMangoRice
On the 28th of July, 1830, a cannon was aimed at the Hôtel de Sens in Paris. The powder exploded, and the projectile, a lump of iron weighing several kilograms, collided with the stone with a hefty thunk. Instead of … Continue reading
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Each week* Sepia Saturday challenges bloggers with an image like the one of Christmas trees above. I was inspired to find nostalgic photos of Christmas trees. To see more holiday inspired Sepia Saturday posts, click here. It’ll take you to … Continue reading
Posted in Experience Tagged Christmas, decorated, History, illustrated, nostalgia, satire, tree 9 Comments
Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence. John Adams
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Weekly Photo Challenge: Graceful
1. Each week, we’ll provide a theme for creative inspiration. You take photographs based on your interpretation of the theme, and post them on your blog (a new post!) anytime before the following Friday when the next photo theme will … Continue reading
Posted in Blogging Challenge, Experience, Weekly Photo Challenge Tagged Australia, dress, fashion, graceful, hat, History, Melbourne, National Gallery of Australia, postaday, postaweek 3 Comments
If I could ride in one of these original Pullman cars, I’d do it in a minute. Maybe I need to go on the Orient Express.
Posted in Transportation Tagged elegance, History, Pullman Car, trains Leave a comment